/swæŋk / (say swangk) Colloquial

1. dashing smartness, as in bearing, appearance, etc.; style.
2. swagger.
3. pretentiously stylish.
verb (i)
4. to swagger in behaviour; show off.
5. put on swank, to behave in a showy or pretentious manner.
{? related to Middle Low German swank supple, Middle High German swanken sway}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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